(NewsNation) — An American assist employee and Marine Corps veteran, Pete Reed, was killed in Ukraine final week after his ambulance was bombed.
“He (Pete) was selfless. He put himself in locations no person else needed to go,” Chandler Reed, Pete’s older brother, instructed NewsNation host Chris Cuomo in an unique interview on “CUOMO.” “He discovered harmful locations the place he may go put his expertise to work and fill voids.”
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Chandler mentioned he spoke along with his brother two days earlier than his ambulance was hit by an artillery strike. Pete was stationed in Ukraine, evacuating aged medically wounded folks.
“This was his ardour, serving to folks. being someplace the place he may empower others round him to only assist individuals who have been helpless or wanted assist,” Chandler mentioned.
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As Ukraine approaches the one-year mark since Russia’s invasion, Ukrainian Parliament member Kira Rudyk anticipates continued violence.
In line with Rudyk, Ukraine is planning one other army push in response to Russian escalation, saying, “We are able to do the not possible issues, stand in opposition to the not possible power.”
Ukraine can be specializing in offering assets to cities just lately devastated with violence, and assessing the specter of Iran’s reported drone manufacturing unit in Russia, Rudyk says.